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BALERNO FOOTSTEPS 4 FITNESS WALKS.  Not more than 4 miles of easy walking. Details Balerno Community Education, 477 7733. Meet Balerno High School Riverside Café 10am. 


BALERNO BRIDGE CLUB Duplicate Bridge, Gibson Craig Hall.

            New members phone 449 3527. 1.30pm.


IPAD TUITION GROUP FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED (Except 1st Monday of the month)  Currie Library. 2.15pm.

BALERNO BEAVERS Scout Hall, Ladycroft. www.balernoscouts.org.uk  5.45-6.45pm.

42nd PENTLAND (CURRIE) CUBS Forthview Crescent, Currie. Call Andrew 07876 567552. www.42ndpentland.scoutsites.org.uk  6.15-7.45pm.


31st JUNIPER GREEN CUBS 45 Lanark Road West, Currie.  7pm.


BALERNO SCOUTS Scout Hall, Ladycroft. www.balernoscouts.org.uk   7-8pm.


2463 (C AND B) SQUADRON AIR TRAINING CORPS Forthview Cres, Currie. New cadets and staff welcome. Call 449 7449, email oc.2463@aircadets.org or visit www.2463sqn.org.uk for more information. 7-9.30pm.


42nd PENTLAND (CURRIE) SCOUTS Forthview Crescent, Currie. Call Ross Brown 07729 71444507729 714445. www.42ndpentland.scoutsites.org.uk  7.45 – 9.15pm.



            THE MILL AT ST JOSEPH'S CAFE. The St Joseph's Centre, Balerno Parish Church. Serving freshly ground coffee, teas, home baking and light lunches. 9am-2pm. (Last orders 1.30pm).

ST. MUNGO’S MINIS St Mungo’s church building, Ladycroft Balerno. Fun play for little ones and their carers – toys, crafts, singing and snacks. £1 per family visit. 10-11.30am.

            JUNIPER GREEN PARISH CHURCH OPEN DOOR CAFÉ  (Not 16th Feb). Mother and Toddler Group in Hall 1. 10am-12noon.

            BALERNO LIBRARY Weekly story telling for the under fives.10.30am.

SNACK LUNCHES Gibson Craig Hall for soup and home baking. 12noon.


           BALERNO BEAVERS Scout Hall, Ladycroft. www.balernoscouts.org.uk  5.45-6.45pm.

            THE PENTLAND JUNIOR SINGERS Balerno Parish Church Hall. A choir for children from P4 to S2. Under Musical Director Jessica Leary. An enthusiastic group of young singers who cover a wide range of music, and have fun at the same time! Come along and bring a friend! 6-7pm.


            31st JUNIPER GREEN CUBS 45 Lanark Road West, Currie.  6.30pm.


            THE PENTLAND SINGERS Balerno Parish Church. A community choir, singing for enjoyment under Musical Director Michael Ferguson. New members are always warmly welcomed.  No requirement to read music, and no audition necessary. Come and join us. 7.30 – 9.30pm



            THE MILL AT ST JOSEPH'S CAFE.  As Tuesday.


APRIL 2017



Fri 14                          ST.CUTHBERT'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH COLINTON. Bad Friday for Kids. 10.30-11.30am.


CURRIE KIRK Worship. 7pm.


Sat 15             BALERNO RAMBLERS  B+ walk   12miles  210m  Leader:  A Campbell (0131 449 4195)  OS64 NS553744  West Highland Way, stage 1, Milngavie to Drymen.  Includes a section of the John Muir Way.  Car shuffle.  PD £9.  Meet PVCP 7.50am.


Sun 16           JUNIPER GREEN PARISH CHURCH Easter Communion Service. 9.30am. Easter Morning Service 10.30am.


Mon 17          BALERNO MONDAY CLUB St. Joseph’s Hall, Balerno. ‘When You Wish Upon a Star’. 2pm.


Wed 19          PENTLAND PROBUS CLUB Juniper Green Parish Church Hall. ‘History of Edinburgh’s Water Supply’, Bill Elliot. 10am.


CURRIE BALERNO ROTARY CLUB Kingsknowe Golf Club. ‘Glaucoma’, by Dr. Pankaj Agarwal. Contact Mike Rowe 449 5701. 6.30 for 7pm.


IN THE DITCH QUILTERS Balerno Community Centre. AMM followed by ‘Make an Indian Bird’, with Deborah Pearce. Contact Maureen Murray on 336 0053 for details. 7.15pm.


JUNIPER GREEN PARISH CHURCH CHURCH WEDNESDAY Prayer Time in Hall 3 from 7pm. Bible Study in Hall 2. ‘Ephesians 1’. 7.30pm.


Thu 20           JUNIPER GREEN PARISH CHURCH - 'THE THURSDAY SERVICE' in St Margaret's Court Hall, 525 Lanark Road, at 10.30am.


                        JUNIPER GREEN PARISH CHURCH ‘GUILD OF FRIENDSHIP’ in Hall 2. ‘The Children's Village, Ethiopia’, with Anne Russell. 2-3.30pm.


Sat 22                        BALERNO MONDAY CLUB Midlothian Federation SWI Show in Ladywood Leisure Centre, Penicuik. Details TBA.


                        CURRIE KIRK Pop up Family Church. Gibson Craig Hall. 3pm.


Sun 23                        BALERNO RAMBLERS  B+ walk   8miles  750m  Leader:  E Scroggie (0131 441 1666)  OS72 NT079294  Culter Hills circuit.  Glenkirk, Leishfoot Hill, Culter Fell, King Bank Head, Cardon Hill, Chaplegill Hill, Glenkirk.  PD £6.50. Meet PVCP 8.50am.


SAVE THE CHILDREN WEEK until April 29th. Currie & Balerno Branch need collectors for local door-to–door collecting. Further details from Carol Surtees. 0131 445 4623.


Mon 24          COLINTON GARDEN CLUB  Dreghorn Loan Hall. Club AGM. New members welcome. 8pm. 


Tue 25           PENTLAND LADIES PROBUS CLUB The Masonic Hall, Riccarton Mains Road, Currie. Members Annual General Meeting. 10am.


Wed 26          JUNIPER GREEN COMMUNITY COUNCIL MEETING Juniper Green Village Hall. All welcome. 7pm.